You'll never get a dime out of her.
Sounds like a dime novel, doesn't it?
Dean figured the trunks sold for about a dime a pound.
What are you doing wasting a dime calling from the coast?
But every dime spent on the house meant that much less she could invest in the dairy - and the dairy was the one thing that stood a chance of stimulating her anemic savings account.
Dean remembered them from the dime stores of his youth, tightly rolled little balls of cotton in every color of the rainbow, all stuffed in long plastic tubes.
I'm a dime a dozen.
Upon the disgrace of Vauban, whose Dime royale had much in common with Boisguilbert's plan, Boisguilbert violently attacked the controller in a pamphlet, Supplement au detail de la France.
At one point, Tiger Woods got a dime for every box of Wheaties cereal with his photo on it, while the farmer was paid only a nickel for the wheat in that same box—and the farmer still made a profit.
In for a penny, in for a dime, as Fred would say.
The girl probably didn't have a dime, and if she knew Alex, he had probably bought the food she was eating.
It is also extremely nimble, stopping and starting on a dime thanks to the low-mass platter.
These efforts were inspired by a series of scientific studies and criticisms, chief among which were Vauban's Dime royale, and the Taille tarifee of the Abbe de St.
If she had a dime to her name, I'd be surprised.
Vauban's Dime royale was formerly wrongly attributed to him.
To achieve half of the cure for PPS, it doesn't cost a dime.
My lawyer said with your letter that you wrote, you won't get a dime from me.
That same person never made a dime in trading during 5 years.
I have never benefited by one thin dime from Iraq.
Feeling better about his luck, he used his last dime in a slot machine and hit the jackpot.
I went to the Smithsonian Institute - on my own dime!
BTW, mine came through shining like a new dime.
First, AFS told every prospective vendor that it wouldn't pay a single dime until the technology was up and running.
She had a silver dollar and a dime.
dime bags per deal.
dime in a slot machine and hit the jackpot.
Could you explain what the idiom "a dime a dozen" means?
Baby's First Christmas outfits are especially sweet, but are a dime a dozen in many department stores and baby depots.
Look for the lawn tractors that contain two front wheels and one back wheel, which makes the tractor turn "on a dime."
Spending Money: Similarly, every penny and dime spent should be tracked as part of your personal spending plan.
There are plenty of gadgets to help you, but there are a couple of tricks you can learn and incorporate into your daily habits and routines that don't cost you a dime.
Most of the following cosmetics are beauty basics, and chances are good you may not have to spend a dime to create a Tinkerbell worthy palette.
New York camera stores are a dime a dozen.
Whether you want to create special effects with your photos or make an entire digital album, you can easily find downloadable programs to help you complete your project without spending a dime.
You'll find much of what you need to complete your digital scrapbook without having to pay a dime.
This approach can open up new ways to use your supplies, and you won't need to spend a dime.
No matter what your decorating skill level, there are plenty of patterns you can use to practice and improve, and they don't have to cost a dime.
The fraternal twins are expected to net upwards of $11 million, with every dime going to charity.
If you have ever dreamed of cruising the high seas to exotic ports around the world, without paying a single dime, then now is the time to apply for Royal Caribbean employment.
Dogs do not like the loud sound, and it can stop barking on a dime.
You can use these sites as a sort of virtual music school that doesn't cost you a dime.
Therefore, fans of Steppenwolf can theoretically learn their favorite songs without spending a dime.
Sometimes the quality isn't the best, but in other cases, you can find perfect transcriptions on the Internet without having to spend a dime.
While you always have the option of speaking with a builder from day one, and having them draw you up a set of plans on your dime, free deck designs are available for your use as well.
The best thing to do if you are concerned is to test each salve on a small patch of skin about the size of a dime for 24 hours to ensure that it is okay.
The point was that nickel and dime spending adds up.
Some have complained that LensCrafters have given them poor quality (scratched lenses, for example), and that they feel like a dime a dozen with their services.
The 4 different cars (with 4 characters) whip around, sprint frantically, and stop on a dime.
Some can turn on a dime (the Pac-Man, and Lego-looking car), and others seem to slide into the walls whenever you take a corner.
The ironic part to the control is that while not in Berserk mode, Guts is a little sluggish and hard to turn on a dime.
Since he's faster, I could turn on that dime and swing that sword without trouble.
Many of his dance moves are deceptively simple (moonwalking and spinning on a dime aside), and the key to thrilling any audience with them is to make them sharp.
In many instances, you can access public records without paying a dime.
If you know where to look, you can find your ancestors in military records without ever paying a dime.
Free descriptions of jobs can give you the accurate information you seek without costing you a dime.
Elite athletes have the opportunity to travel the world, often on the dime of their sponsors or teams.
Yet, today the March of Dime reports that multiple births account for more than three percent of the American population.
For savvy shoppers, deals are a dime a dozen (literally).
Street vendors are a dime a dozen in the touristy areas of the city, and plenty will be able to supply you with a paper map if you prefer that to an online version.
Little black dresses are a dime a dozen, but high quality dresses are what you should strive to purchase.
Long summer dresses are a dime a dozen; that's the beauty of shopping for one.
Sweaters: Dressy sweaters are not exactly a dime a dozen, but they are available.
Black dresses might be a dime a dozen in some people's eyes, but some make you look good while others are more the take 'em or leave 'em variety.
There are endless ideas to consider that won't cost a dime but that can bring in profits for your cause.
To create these looks on a dime, visit local thrift stores and gather the pieces you'll need to create true hip hop attitude.
Everything on this site is free, so there's no winking, nudging, or poking necessary to try to get someone's attention without spending a dime.
And the best thing is, it doesn't cost a dime.
What it comes down to, especially on the Internet, is that plagiarists are a dime a dozen.
Sure, straw beach bags are a dime a dozen, but if you do plan to carry that bag exclusively to the beach, you'll want to make sure it meets a few necessary requirements before you haul it off to the shore.
There are so many wonderful online game sites that are perfect for your preschooler, and you shouldn't have to pay a dime.
While kids may not get as excited about finding a dime or quarter today as their parents and grandparents did, they often love developing a coin collection.
These little "nickel and dime" purchases are what mysteriously eat away at expendable income, thus they are the easiest to curb.
Users can learn how to ballroom dance or even watch their favorite television shows online without paying a dime, and that is just the start of what is available online for free.
If you're lucky enough to have friends who wear the same size, organize a clothing swap to update your closet without spending a dime.
You won't find SAS shoes for a dime a dozen, but the initial cost is worth it in the long run -- some people have worn the shoes for years and proclaim them just as comfortable now as they were on the first day.
You won't find SAS shoes for a dime a dozen, but the initial cost is worth it in the long run - some people have worn a pair of SAS shoes for years and proclaim them just as comfortable now as they were on the first day.
This is one of the most enjoyable ways to watch free True Blood episodes without paying a dime, and you may make some new friends to get together with during the daylight hours when your vampire nights are through.
Hawaii boasts some of the most stunning beaches in the world, and most of them don't cost a dime to visit.
Envelope stuffing: A few opportunities are legitimate, but these typically pay a dime or nickel per envelope.
Some people may rationalize that "it's just a pen, they will never miss it, it's only worth a dime, and every one does it."
Is there something you'd do even if you never earn a dime doing it?
While a big fancy planner might be the thing you need to get yourself organized, the truth is you don't have to spend a dime to get it--there are many free printable organizer pages online so that you can get yourself organized in no time.
If you're selected at that point, you'll be flown to Los Angeles on the show's dime for a week to compete further.
You can mark the invitations off your party checklist without spending a dime on them by going to one of the many free sites that offer party invitations.
For college kids with a little bit more dime in the bank, spring break cruises to the Bahamas have become a favorite way to take the partying to the high seas.
Online Card Sites: E-cards are the perfect way to send someone a smile without spending a dime.
Whether you'd like to improve your home, your body, or your wardrobe, it's fun to think about having the opportunity to do it on someone else's dime.
People with skin allergies should use caution when trying Friction Block, applying it first to an area of the skin smaller than the size of a dime to test for reactions.
I would have married him if he didn't have a dime.
Sounds like a dime novel, does-n't it?
Say, don't you remember I'm your pal, Brother, can you spare a dime?
Well, last year our winners got all the way to Hong Kong without spending a dime!
Is this really about legal bills or is this a thinly veiled attempt to squeeze every last dime out of Brit before the $20,000 per month in spousal support comes to an end next week?
When she refused to pay a dime, he told her, " You don't think we know where you live?
I don't want you to lose anything, but you know I'd want to be with you even if we didn't have a dime to our name.
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